Plyometrics - Vocabulary Cloze

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   contraction      exceptional      explosiveness      forcefully      indicative      innervation      lineman      performance      receiver      reps      sprint      surge      tissues      toughen      weight      whereas   
- the way in which someone or something functions
- there are four basic types of this material in the human body: muscle, nerve, epidermal, and connective. These materials are an aggregation of morphologically similar cells and associated intercellular matter acting together to perform one or more specific functions in the body.
- the neural or electrical stimulation of a muscle
– the ability to move suddenly, powerfully and quickly (or fast)
to – to run at top speed
– representative
training – a type of training exercise using the lifting of heavy things to develop strength.
– a defensive or offensive football player positioned on the forward line. The defensive lineman tries to stop the other team’s quarterback from moving the ball. The offensive lineman tries to protect their team’s quarterback from the opponent’s linemen. Linemen don’t usually need to sprint long distances in order to catch a ball, for example.
– an offensive football player (of the offensive team) permitted to catch a forward pass. These players usually need to sprint long distances in order to catch (receive) a ball, for example.
– while on the contrary, while at the same time
to – to make tougher/stronger
– very good
- the shortening and thickening of functioning muscle or muscle fiber.
– powerfully
to – to increase suddenly
- repetitions